31st Annual

2019 Speechwriters and Executive Communicators Conference

March 14–15, 2019 • WEBCAST


Wow—31 years! If you think this conference is old, though, think again. It’s just getting started, offering a new, exciting lineup of speakers and turning the traditional conference on its head with interactive sessions that make you the center of the learning experience.

Above all, this conference continues to do what it always does—serve as your trusted source for obtaining the skills and knowledge needed for crafting beautiful, memorable speeches.

Why you can’t miss this webcast:

  • Former President Barack Obama’s former speechwriter shares how to find your executive’s voice to add authenticity to your leader’s messages
  • Sing like Cicero: Unleash the power of music to make your speeches sing
  • The Motion Picture Association of America’s top speechwriter shows you how to use life experiences to create blockbuster messages
  • Transform any boring topic into a speech for the ages
  • Lead like Churchill: What it takes to manage the confident speechwriting team
  • Escape from PowerPoint prison: Create stunning visual presentations that’ll set your messages free

Can't attend in person? Sign up for our live webcast!

Top 4 benefits of attending the webcast:

  • Attend this immensely popular conference from the convenience of your desk: No travel concerns, hotels or extra costs associated with attending the event live.
  • Watch with your entire team.
  • Order the webcast, and get six months of on-demand access to this inspirational conference that will transform your organization.
  • The ability to ask questions: This isn’t a passive experience. You and your team have the opportunity to ask questions, which can be relayed to speakers presenting at the event.



We will be webcasting Track 1 of this conference live.

Order the webcast and get on-demand access to both tracks from this inspirational conference that will transform your organization.

All tracks will be available on-demand within 7 business days after the event.



The Soundbite Institute
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Internal & CEO communicator/speechwriter
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Executive speechwriter & CEO communicator
Caterpillar Inc.
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Content and communications
Bloomberg Philanthropies
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Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton
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Senior speechwriter
Former President Barack Obama
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Here are a few excellent takeaways you’ll bring back:

Two specialized tracks: We'll cover speechwriting fundamentals and topics for those more advanced. Mix sessions to create your own custom conference.

Dynamite keynotes: Hear from top speechwriters, brand managers and executive communicators.

Peer presentations: You'll hear practical ideas from speechwriters who have written for government officials, corporate CEOs, university leaders and executives at top nonprofits.

Three in-depth pre-conference workshops: Expand your learning in one or all of our intensive workshops that take you through speechwriting from soup to nuts, show you how to best use video for your executive communications and give you top tips for injecting humor into your speeches.

Networking opportunities: Meet new peers, benchmark your career and share ideas at lunch, the conference cocktail party and dine-arounds.

Thank you to our current sponsors and partners


Join us as an event sponsor and meet your target audience, showcase your products, present thought leadership, generate leads and boost your brand.

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